The University of ManchesterFaculty of Engineering and Physical SciencesABSTRACT OF THESIS submitted by ISMAILA IDOWU AHMEDFor the degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHYand entitled THE INFLUENCE OF MATERIAL FACTORS, INCLUDING COLD WORK ON THE SUSCEPTIBILITY OF STAINLESS STEELS TO STRESS CORROSION CRACKINGDate of submission 08th/12/2011
|Date of Award||1 Aug 2012|
- The University of Manchester
|Supervisor||Joao Quinta Da Fonseca (Supervisor)|
- cold work, stainless steels, prestrain, strain paths, peak width Bauschinger effect, in-situ, deformation, SCC, Lattice Strain, microstrain, twinning, internal strain, martensite, ferrite, austenite, directional anisotropy, yield strength, load cycle, FWHM, 304L, current density, corrosion, cleavage, ductile, microvoid.